Sample Program of Study

Health Information Technology

Semester I

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIO 105 Human Structure and Function 5
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
HIT 104 Introduction to Medical Coding Systems 1
HIT 114 Foundations in Health Information Technology 3
HIT 105 Medical Terminology 3
Total Hours 15

Semester II

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIO 290 Pathophysiology 3
ENG 102 English Composition II 3
HCA 105 Productivity Applications for Healthcare Professionals 3
HIT 110 Pharmacology for Health Information Technology 2
HIT 126 Clinical Coding/Classification Systems I 3
Total Hours 14

Semester III

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
HIT 150 Professional Practice Lab 1
HIT 234 Clinical Coding/Classification Systems II 3
MTH 100 Intermediate Algebra 3
Total Hours 7

Semester IV

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
HIT 142 Legal Aspects in Health Information 3
HIT 205 Data Management and Applications 2
HIT 216 Information Systems in Healthcare 3
HIT 220 Health Information in Ancillary Care Facilities 3
HIT 243 Clinical Quality Management 3
Total Hours 14

Semester V

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
HIT 238 Healthcare Registries and Statistics 3
HIT 244 Healthcare Data in Reimbursement 3
HIT 248 Health Information Management and Leadership 3
HIT 250 Professional Practice Experience and HIT Seminar 3
REL 290 Medical Ethics 3
Total Hours 15